ruff linkage 201517

[weekly linkdump, somewhat edited from my delicious]


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John Oliver: Doomsday Video – “Let’s turn to some lighter news: the end of the world”


Update on – “So in the end, closing it down felt like the least bad thing to do.”

This man just claimed a new European nation. 160,000 people already want to live there. – the politics seem strange, sadly.

Beating Internet Censors With BitTorrent’s Maelstrom Browser – “BitTorrent Inc, the company behind the popular file-sharing client uTorrent, hopes to start a new revolution with its people-powered browser Maelstrom. Now that the first Beta has been released to the public ,developers can come up with interesting use cases, such as censorship free websites.”

Jon Stewart: why I quit The Daily Show – “Stewart’s decision to retire as host of the satirical news show after 16 years has left liberal America in mourning. So why is he leaving just before an election – and what will happen when he steps out from behind the desk?”

Crisis, opportunity and climate austerity in California – “Noticeably exempt, however, is the state’s largely corporate-controlled agricultural industry, which uses 40 percent of the state’s water and makes up just 2 percent of its economy. Fossil fuel companies, which used 70 million gallons of water for fracking last year and an estimated 2 million gallons each day, won’t face any restrictions either.”


Was Crédit Suisse damit zu tun hat, dass sich 28 Indonesier die Lippen zunähten – “Wir wollen, dass die Leute verstehen, dass ihr Handeln in der Schweiz Folgen am anderen Ende der Welt hat.”

Neue Wohnformen im Trend – Hans Widmer, Nena1, erklärt seine “Utopie”.

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